Category «Events»

Library Foundation Hosts Holiday Gift Shop

Saturday, December 2 – 10am-2pm

Join the Stone Ridge Library Foundation on Saturday, December 2 for an early Holiday Gift Shop day! Browse the Library’s holiday gift table, laden with china and assorted tableware, textiles, and ornaments, plus a selection of special books, and jewelry items to give as gifts (or for you!).

MAHJONG

Tuesdays at 1:30
November 20, December 5, December 19

We are starting a Mahjong group, beginners are welcome. We have two sets available but welcome additional sets if available to loan. Register on line on the calendar or at the Circulation Desk in the Library, or just walk in.

Preschool Story Time

Tuesdays: 10:00-11:00
November 7, 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12, 19

We are excited to welcome Ms. Celeste to the Stone Ridge Library. Ms. Celeste has worked in preschools and loves this age group. Ms. Celeste already has crafts, songs and activities planned for our littlest patrons.

HOLMES & CO. Mystery Lovers Book Group

Wednesday, November 15
4pm in the Biography Room

This month we will be discussing A Question of Honor by Charles Todd. World War I nurse and amateur sleuth Bess Crawford investigates an old murder that occurred during her childhood in India, a search for the truth that will transform her and leave her pondering a troubling question: How can facts lie?

POETRY with Rosemary Deen

Thursday, November 9, December 14, 28
1.30-3:30 in the Bio Room

Join us for an afternoon of poetry with Rosemary Deen. Our meetings are held the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. Poetry is not meeting on the 8th of June.

Stone Ridge Library Writers’ Group with Cathy Arra

Monday, November 13, 27, December 11
4:00-6:30pm

A writers’ group meets every other Monday at the Library, with a maximum of 10 participants. This program is designed for people who are already in the process of writing and publishing work and want to participate in a structured feedback process.

KNITTING GROUP

Every Saturday
10am-noon
Reference Room

The Stone Ridge Library Knitters meet every Saturday morning from 10am – 12noon. All ages and experience levels can jo in us and drop-in knitters are also welcome. We each bring our own supplies and do our own work, but one of the best things about us is that whatever obstacle or confusion you might encounter, you’re likely to receive as much comment and advice as you need to get where you’re going with a project.

Conversational French with Claudine Brenner

France

Tuesday, November 21, December 19
1:30-2:30pm
Biography Room

Want to brush up or improve your French with a conversation hour? Claudine is a native French speaker, born in Paris and raised in Europe; following a 30 year Government career abroad, she chose Stone Ridge to retire in.

Conversational Spanish

Spain

Tuesday, November 28
1:30-3:00
Reference Room

Conversational Spanish is held on the fourth Tuesday of every month, from 1:30 – 3:00 in the Reference Room. Basic conversational ability is a pre-requisite for these sessions.